On TV this Friday: One team races to an Amazing finish, Craig Ferguson says Late Late-r, Comedy Bang! Bang! goes for yuletide yuks, A Home for the Holidays celebrates foster-care families and POTUS celebrates Christmas in Washington. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
What to Watch Today
Ferguson's Last Late Late Show, Race Finale and More
The Amazing Race
Season finale: Adam and Bethany, Maya and Amy, Brooke and Robbie and Misti and Jim — which team will own the final leg of the trip and take home the $1 million prize? (Renewed.)
Christmas in Washington
Darius Rucker, Hunter Hayes, Christina Perri, Rita Ora and Aloe Blacc perform holiday classics at the annual D.C. concert, which is attended by the Obamas… and possibly airing for the last time?
Caught on Camera With Nick Cannon
Alternate title: “Why does every crazy dashboard-cam video come from Eastern Europe?”
Showtime Championship Boxing: Stevenson-Sukhotskiy
Light-heavyweight titleholder Adonis Stevenson goes up against Dmitry Sukhotskiy in Quebec City.
A Home for the Holidays
If you’re feeling a wee bit Scroogey, these stories about families who’ve adopted from foster care may ease you into the holiday spirit. The special features appearances by American Idol alum Jennifer Hudson, Scorpion‘s Katharine McPhee, Rixton, Earth Wind & Fire and Biggest Loser‘s Jillian Michaels.
Christmas With the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Soprano Deborah Voigt and John Rhys-Davies (the Lord of the Rings films) join the famed choir and orchestra for a program of holiday favorites.
Deal With It
Season finale: Howie Mandel’s prank series wraps with a bit about cuddling parties and an assist from Marlon Wayans (In Living Color). (An additional episode precedes the finale at 9; not yet renewed.)
A conversation-starter for your office holiday party: Who’s more of a diva, Lou the Dog or Giggy Vanderpump?
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Series finale: Fergy welcomes late-night icon Jay Leno to his final broadcast. (The Late Late Show with James Corden premieres March 23.)